To Om or Not to Om may be the Question

Many of us who teach yoga will find ourselves at some point teaching in a school, church, hospital or other publicly owned location.  It is particularly important to think about what influence your words and actions may have, not only on your students, but also on the organization for which you are teaching.  People enter certain buildings and spaces with very specific expectations.  We as teachers want to make sure we are not inadvertently taking advantage of reduced boundaries and open vulnerabilities. As always, know why you teach the way you do.  What is your intention and purpose?  The following article touches on some of these questions:

http://www.care2.com/causes/to-om-or-not-to-om-yoga-public-schools-spirituality.html

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